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Other Native groups join FedEx boycott Native Americans, other organizations in Southeast Alaska are piling on. Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl said last week the nonprofit cultural organization will discontinue use of FedEx for shipping. "We'll follow suit...
Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
Hoonah student chosen for Judson Brown Scholarship

...000 scholarship goes to students who have demonstrated academic achievement and leadership skills, said SHI President Rosita Worl, adding only one person wins the annual award."Amelia has shown remarkable leadership skills through multiple programs...
SHI seeking investigation of Native art sale

Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl has called for a federal investigation into the sale of a collection of Native American art, including several pieces from Southeast...
Northwest Coast art: a window into culture

...was such an integral part of the culture that there was no word for it in the Tlingit vocabulary, said SHI president Rosita Worl in a recent interview."What we would call art, it would be in Tlingit 'at.oow,' an owned or purchased thing...
A 'great day for Alaska' and culture.Sealaska Heritage Corp. former chairman Albert Kookesh and Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl presided over the 10-hour event, held in front of the new building."Thank you for being here as we join in honoring...
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Grand opening of Walter Soboleff Building kicks off Friday

...The day will mark years of planning, fundraising and finally the completion of the new building, said SHI President Rosita Worl."I am profoundly grateful to the many donors and old friends who helped us on this journey and to the new friends...
More than a building

...Jackson is a well-known Tlingit carver who was in attendance at the celebration.Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl spoke throughout the day. She recognized William Paul, known as "the father of Alaska Native land claims," and...
A Day in the Life of: Kadashan day, he was at Mallott's store in Yakutat and picked up a copy of the Alaska Native News Magazine, started by Rosita Worl, now president of the Sealaska Heritage Institute.He called Worl and asked her if she might be interested in some...


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